Job Details


Requisition Number 18-0038
Post Date 12/14/2018
Title Accounting Manager
City Chicago
State IL
Description The American Library Association seeks an experienced accounting manager for its accounts receivable area.

Develop and maintain strong internal control over cash receipts.

Manage the accounts receivable functions of the Association on a daily basis along with an AR accounting specialist.

Assist with the month-end and year-end close.

Perform Balance Sheet reconciliations monthly and prepare journal entries.

Constantly monitor and analyze guidelines and policies and recommend as well as implement to ensure efficient and effective process.

This role also serves as a back-up to investment reporting and special projects as assigned.

The American Library Association is a fast-paced, dynamic organization whose mission is to serve over 60,000 librarians and library supporters worldwide to promote the highest quality library and information services and public access to information.

We offer an excellent benefit package that includes a retirement annuity, medical & dental insurance, tuition assistance, and generous paid vacation; as well as a 35-hour workweek.

Starting salary range negotiable based on years of experience.

Apply online including cover letter and resume

(Additional documents are uploaded on the same screen as the resume)

Or

Send a cover letter and resume to:

American Library Association
Human Resources Department
Ref: acctingmgrAR
50 E. Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60611
mpullen@ala.org

The American Library Association is an equal opportunity employer: Disability/Veteran
Requirements
Thorough technical background in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Internal Control.

Bachelor’s degree, major in Accounting. CPA preferred.

Minimum of five to seven years’ experience with supervisory responsibilities.
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